CAAHEP Accreditation


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The Adult Cardiac Ultrasound Program has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) since 2003. 

As a results of meeting accreditation standards, the program continues to produce outstanding sonographers and is recognized as one of the most successful cardiac ultrasound programs in the country.  

Since becoming programmatically accredited in 2003, the school has had a 100% pass rate with our students consistently scoring above average on the national credentialing exams. Click here for the links to the CCI and ARDMSsonography credentialing exams. 

In addition, graduates of the Cardiac Ultrasound program have a 100% placement rate upon completion of the program. Click here for a list of hospitals at which our students have been employed.

The Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound School recently received national accreditation in 2015. It became the second program of its kind in the country. It has been recognized as the best in the country with a 100% Pass rate on the national exam and a 100% placement rate after graduation.



Student Outcomes - Adult Cardiac Sonography

School of Adult Cardiac Ultrasound Student Outcomes

Year   # of Students Starting Program  % of Students Graduated  National Credentialing Exam Pass Rate  Grads with Jobs in 3 months 
2015 8 100% 100% 100%
2014 8 100% 100% 100%
2013 8 100% 100% 100%
2012 8 100% 100% 100%


Student Outcomes - Pediatric Cardiac Sonography

School of Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound Student Outcomes

Year   # of Students Starting Program  % of Students Graduated  National Credentialing Exam Pass Rate  Grads with Jobs in 3 months 
2015 1 100% 100% 100%
2014 1 100% 100% 100%
2013 2 100% 100% 100%
2012 1 100% 100% 100%